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At Rhema-Gold Physiotherapy, we offer comprehensive concussion assessments to individuals who have sustained head injuries. Our trained professionals use evidence-based tools and techniques to evaluate cognitive function, balance, coordination, and other neurological functions affected by a concussion. This includes symptom checks, physical and neurological exams, cognitive testing, and potentially more advanced diagnostic imaging if necessary. The primary goal is to understand the extent of the injury, guide management and recovery plans, and ensure a safe return to daily activities.
Professional Concussion Assessment Therapists in Calgary
At Rhema-Gold Physiotherapy, our concussion assessment therapists are trained professionals dedicated to managing and treating concussion-related symptoms. With an in-depth understanding of neurology and the impacts of head injuries, they employ comprehensive, evidence-based methods to assess patients who've experienced a concussion. These assessments evaluate cognitive, physical, and neurological functions, informing personalized treatment plans. Our therapists' goal is to ensure the safest and most effective recovery, facilitating a patient's return to normal activity levels while minimizing the risk of long-term complications.
What to expect at your concussion assessment
Our trained therapist will gather your medical history and details about your injury. They'll discuss your symptoms and how they're impacting your daily life.
This includes checking your vision, hearing, strength, balance, coordination, reflexes, and sensitivity to touch.
Our therapist will evaluate your thinking skills, like memory and concentration.
You'll be asked about your symptoms, their severity, and their impact on your daily life.
Based on the results of your assessment, the therapist will create a personalized recovery plan, which may include physical therapy, occupational therapy, or specific activities to avoid.
Regular follow-ups will be scheduled to monitor your progress and adjust your recovery plan as needed.